Interviews

Industry Profile: eesa Founder Stephen Cleary

Industry Profile: eesa lux layering Founder Stephen ClearyShay: Tell us a little bit about yourself?Stephen: Let's see, I'm 6'2" 185, fit, Sagittarius, married, three kids, live in Waterbury, Vermont and wouldn't want to live anywhere else in the world for the moment.Shay: What is your job title?Stephen: I am the President, CEO, and founder of eesa lux layering. However, my business card reads brand enabler. T...

23 Sep 8:48 AM 0 Read More...

Industry Profile: C3 Worldwide Sales Manager Johan Malkoski

Industry Profile: C3 Worldwide Sales Manager Johan MalkoskiShay: Tell us a little bit about yourself?Johan: My real name is John but a hockey playing meathead roommate from 20 years ago thought that Johan was a better name and it stuck. I'm 6'3", 210 pounds of twisted steel, bald, larger than normal nose, 41 years old, married with 2 kids. I grew up on the south shore of MA and after graduating from a state ...

19 Sep 8:49 AM 9 Read More...

Industry Profile: O-matic Co-owner & Professional Snowboarder Todd Richards

Industry Profile: O-matic Co-Owner, Team Manager, Professional Snowboarder, Janitor, Receptionist, and Marketing Director Todd RichardsShay: Tell us a little bit about yourself?Todd: Well I'm 38 years old, have two kids and live in Encinitas, California. I have been riding snowboards for a living for a hair under 20 years (09 will be my 20 year mark) and co own a snowboard company called O-matic.Shay: What i...

16 Sep 7:57 AM 7 Read More...

Industry Profile: Quiksilver Sales Rep Dan Scherman

Industry Profile: Quiksilver Sales Rep Dan SchermanShay: Tell us a little bit about yourself?Dan: I am an avid snowboarder and an independent contractor representing Quiksilver, GNU, Roxy, Lib Tech, and One Ball Jay.Shay: What is your job title?Dan: Sales Rep or Sub RepShay: Did your parents question your job choice?Dan: Ha, no, they're stoked. In fact, my dad has even pursued a sales rep job for a kayak comp...

12 Sep 8:27 AM 4 Read More...

Industry Profile: Freelance Writer Brooke Geery

Industry Profile: Freelance Writer Brooke GeeryShay: Tell us a little bit about yourself?Brooke: I am about to tell you a lot of stuff about myself, so I will keep this short. My name is Brooke. I do "extreme" stuff and then write it off my taxes.Shay: What is your job title?Brooke: I have self-bestowed the title of Extreme Journalist upon myself, but I guess yo could call me an editor and freelance writer....

09 Sep 9:32 AM 7 Read More...

Industry Profile: Mack Dawg Cinematographer Gabe L'Heureux

Industry Profile: Mack Dawg Cinematographer Gabe L'HeureuxShay: What is your job title?Gabe: Filmer/Editor /Motion Graphics Designer, Mack Dawg Productions "Down with People" and Park City Mountain Resorts, "I ride Park City"Shay: Did your parents question your job choice?Gabe: Not really. I think they were just happy I had a job and wasn't just snowboarding anymore.Shay: What was your first set up?Gabe: Morr...

05 Sep 7:59 AM 1 Read More...

Industry Profile: K2 Graphic Designer Jered Garrison

Industry Profile: K2 Graphic Designer Jered GarrisonShay: What is your job title?Jered: Graphic Designer for K2 Snowboards.Shay: Did your parents question your job choice?Jered: Haha! Not one bit, but I spent many years before that preparing them for the worst. I was a high school drop out, so when I decided to go back to school for art they didn't question that. They questioned whether or not this was an...

02 Sep 8:11 AM 5 Read More...

Industry Profile: Professional Photographer Larry Pierce

Industry Profile: Professional Photographer Larry Pierce Shay: So tell us about yourself? Larry: Hmmmmm. 56 years old but a kid at heart! There's a lot to tell but I can try to be brief. I skateboard with my son who is 17, and we ride mountain bikes and go surfing whenever we can. I have a job doing what I love to do, still hard to believe I get paid to take pictures! Now I can backtrack a bit...a...

29 Aug 5:48 AM 1 Read More...

Industry Profile: Endeavor Snowboards Founder Max Jenke

Industry Profile: Endeavor Founder Max JenkeShay: So tell us about yourself?Max: I'm 29 years old, born and raised in Vancouver Canada, which is rare, since everyone here is from somewhere else. I'm married to a beautiful kiwi girl named Natasha and have a little dude who is 2 months old named Maddox. I grew up riding Whistler and the local mountains (Grouse, Seymour, and Cypress) and was a pro rider from 16 to ...

26 Aug 8:18 AM 2 Read More...

Industry Profile: Think Thank Filmer Justin Meyer

Industry Profile: Think Thank & HCSC Filmer Justin MeyerShay: So tell us about yourself?Justin: My name is Justin Meyer. I am 26 years old, and an Aries. I have a computer tan, 2 dogs, and a loving wife. I stand 6'0" with brown hair and blue eyes. I don't have any tattoos.Shay: What is your job title?Justin: I guess it would be video guy/editor?Shay: Did your parents question your job choice?Justin: N...

22 Aug 12:27 AM 4 Read More...